"Great summer concerts in Rumeli Hisar ( Castle)" Rumeli Fortress- Rumeli Hisari Tip by Birsen

  Rumeli hisari
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  • Rumeli hisari - Istanbul
      Rumeli hisari
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  • Rumeli Hisari/ view from Asian side - Istanbul
      Rumeli Hisari/ view from Asian side
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The Rumeli Castle was built by the Ottoman Turks in just 3 months in 1452, at the opposite shores of the earlier Anatolian Castle (1393) in order to block the entrance of the Bosphorus during the Siege Of Constantinople (May 29, 1453).

The Castle is museum now. You can visit it also, If you have a chance to see a concert there you will never forget. Great ambiance!

Address: Rumeli Hisari
Directions: Sanyer district

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  • Updated Feb 26, 2006
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